About

Emiko Ishii is a London based British born Japanese Actress
zen warrior with a fiery spirit

 

She has completed her academic studies in Film & American Studies at King's College University with a year abroad at the University of California Santa Barbara where she achieved a First in Acting, Film & Asian American Studies. After her undergraduate studies, she proceeded in doing a postgraduate in Practical Filmmaking at the Metfilm School based in Ealing Studios where she achieved the professional practice award in filmmaking. 

 

​In 2010 appeared as a featured dancer and actor in Bollywood Feature Film MAD and since then she has been working in TV, commercials and theatre. She was lead role in theatre productions including Season of Bangla Dramas Padmarag, Keiko in No God, No Girls UK tour. Commercials include Galaxy Samsung, ASDA Christmas commercial and Foxy Bingo. She recently did Bring on The Bollywood UK Tour.

 

Emiko is also a martial artist and appeared on BBC1s Luther and Netflix Giri/Haji as a Special Skills Artist.

 

Emiko continues to train avidly in her craft to be a good representative of British Japanese actresses in the UK.